Sermons

Sermons by Gary Bowman

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Crazy, Reckless, Irrational Generosity

09/24/17

Series: Irrational Generosity

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: 2 Corinthians 8–9

Grace to Obey

09/17/17

Series: Good & Angry

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: James 4

The LORD, He is God

09/10/17

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: 1 Kings 17–22, 2 Kings 2:1–2:2

The Constructive Displeasure of Mercy

09/03/17

Series: Good & Angry

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Luke 6:27–6:36

Bad and Angry Hearts

08/20/17

Series: Good & Angry

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Luke 6:45

Our Good and Angry God

08/13/17

Series: Good & Angry

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Exodus 34

What Do You Do When Someone Throws A Spear at You?

08/06/17

Series: Good & Angry

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: 1 Samuel 19–24

The God Who No Longer Counts

07/16/17

Series: Know, See & Savor

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Jonah 3, 2 Corinthians 5:18–5:20

Ever-Present Help

07/09/17

Series: Know, See & Savor

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Psalm 46

Pathways

06/18/17

Series: Know, See & Savor

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Ezekiel 1, Luke 10

AND

06/04/17

Series: Know, See & Savor

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Romans 11:22

Holy, Holy, Holy

05/28/17

Series: Know, See & Savor

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Isaiah 6

Great

05/14/17

Series: Know, See & Savor

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament

Feast

04/30/17

Series: Rebel and the Righteous

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Luke 15

Home

04/23/17

Series: Rebel and the Righteous

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Luke 15:13

Easter 2017

04/16/17

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Acts 2:22–2:28

Every Step

04/09/17

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 10–11

Our Real Older Brother

03/26/17

Series: Rebel and the Righteous

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Luke 15

The Son(s) Did What?

02/19/17

Series: Rebel and the Righteous

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Luke 15

About Two Sons. Not One.

02/12/17

Series: Rebel and the Righteous

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Luke 15

Blessed Bless

02/05/17

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Matthew 25:31–25:46

Therefore . . . in order that . . .

01/08/17

Series: Romans VIII

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Romans 8:1–8:11

Tears and Joy, Joy and Tears

12/18/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Luke 2

A Deep Breath

12/11/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Luke 1–2

Christ's Generosity: To Us, Through Us

11/20/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Acts 9:36–9:42

Jesus and Last Tuesday

11/13/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Luke 13:31–13:35

Stargazers Need Not Apply

11/06/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Acts 1:1–1:11

Anticipation Fueled Living

10/23/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Revelation 3–4

Fueled to Love

10/02/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 5:1–5:15

Speaking and Hearing Hard Truth

09/18/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 4:8–4:20

The Law and the Gospel Saturated Life

08/28/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 3:15–3:25

It's Not About Me

07/31/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 2:17–2:21

The Gospel Changing Us

07/17/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 1:1–2:10

Reckless Grace

07/10/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 1:11–1:23

Only One Gospel

06/26/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 1:6–1:10

Not Just For Beginners

06/19/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 1:1–1:5

My Name Will Be Great Everywhere

06/05/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Malachi :11

Jesus-Likeness in the First Book

05/15/16

Series: Abraham: The Rescued Broken

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Genesis 24

All Our Stories

04/17/16

Series: Abraham: The Rescued Broken

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Genesis 21

Mad Wickedness, Wild Mercy

04/03/16

Series: Abraham: The Rescued Broken

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Genesis 19

Easter Message

03/27/16

Series: Easter Message

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Matthew 28:6

13 Years Later

03/06/16

Series: Abraham: The Rescued Broken

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Genesis 17

Only One Hero

02/28/16

Series: Abraham: The Rescued Broken

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Genesis 16

Messy

01/31/16

Series: Abraham: The Rescued Broken

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Genesis 12:10–12:20

Go. Send. Pray.

01/24/16

Series: Abraham: The Rescued Broken

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Genesis as:1–12:3

Why in the World?

01/17/16

Series: Abraham: The Rescued Broken

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Genesis 11:27–12:9

God's Working Through Us

01/10/16

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical

Christmas Gifts

12/27/15

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Matthew 2

We Are All Messy

11/22/15

Series: Marriage, Sex and the Gospel

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Luke 5:27–5:32

Good News for Gays?

11/15/15

Series: Marriage, Sex and the Gospel

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Mark 10:28–10:30

What We're For

11/08/15

Series: Marriage, Sex and the Gospel

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: 1 Corinthians 6:9–6:11

Be Who You Are

11/01/15

Series: Marriage, Sex and the Gospel

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Romans 6

No Tan Lines

10/18/15

Series: Marriage, Sex and the Gospel

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Genesis 1–2

The Real Den of Lions

09/27/15

Series: Thriving in Babylon

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Daniel 6

Nebuchadnezzar, God, and His Grace

09/13/15

Series: Thriving in Babylon

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Daniel 4

The Miracle Before The Miracle

09/06/15

Series: Thriving in Babylon

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Daniel 3

All the Wrong People

07/26/15

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Mark 5:21–5:43

Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep

07/19/15

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Genesis 1

Kindergarchy

07/05/15

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Psalm 127

There is a Messiah

06/21/15

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: John 1:20

Learning to Swim

06/14/15

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Luke 10:38–10:42

Jesus Prays This, For Us

05/24/15

Series: Abide

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 13:18–13:18

Jesus Prays

05/10/15

Series: Abide

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 17:1–17:5

Stumbling Followers

05/03/15

Series: Abide

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 16:29–16:33

Israel Team Report

04/26/15

Series: Israel Report

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical

Persecuted and Bearing Fruit

03/22/15

Series: Abide

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 15:18–16:4

Fruit That Lasts

03/15/15

Series: Abide

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 15:9–15:15

Our New True Friend

02/22/15

Series: Abide

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 14:15–14:21

New Normal

02/15/15

Series: Abide

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 14:1–14:14

Disjointed Conversations?

02/08/15

Series: Abide

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 13:31–13:38

Love Matters

01/25/15

Series: Abide

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 13:6–13:20

He's Going to Leave?

01/18/15

Series: Abide

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 13:1–13:5

Twisted-Up Love

11/23/14

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: John 17:24–17:27

God's Love Is Not For Keeping

11/16/14

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: John 17:24

An Unexpected Sort of God

11/09/14

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Psalm 27

This Blood Changes Everything

06/22/14

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: 1 Peter 1:13–1:25

Your Work Matters!

06/08/14

Series: Work Matters

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: 1 Corinthians 10:31

Grace and Work

06/01/14

Series: Work Matters

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Matthew 5:44–5:45

Work Matters Forever

05/25/14

Series: Work Matters

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Matthew 25:14–25:30

On Mission

05/18/14

Series: Work Matters

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Mark 6

Paradise Lost

05/04/14

Series: Work Matters

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Genesis 3

Work is Not A Curse!

04/27/14

Series: Work Matters

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Genesis 1:1–2:15

Easter Message

04/20/14

Series: Easter Message

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 20

The MAN on His White Horse

04/06/14

Series: Tales From the Man Cave

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Revelation 19

On the Road Called Redemption

02/23/14

Series: On the Road Called Brokenness

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Ruth 4:13–4:22

The View from 7 Bethlehem Blvd.

02/16/14

Series: On the Road Called Brokenness

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Ruth 4:1–4:12

Our Big "R" Redeemer

02/02/14

Series: On the Road Called Brokenness

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Ruth 2:14–2:23

Ruth's Lucky Day!

01/26/14

Series: On the Road Called Brokenness

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Ruth 2:1–2:13

The Road to Nowhere

01/19/14

Series: On the Road Called Brokenness

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Ruth 1:1–1:22

What If...?

01/12/14

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Colossians 1:28–1:29

Offended?

01/05/14

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 20:21–20:23

Sustaining Grace

12/29/13

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: John 1:14–1:16

On the Road to Growth

11/03/13

Series: This Changes Everything:The Gospel in Galatians

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 5:16–5:26

Free to Love

10/27/13

Series: This Changes Everything:The Gospel in Galatians

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 5:1–5:16

Gospel-Fueled Freedom

10/20/13

Series: This Changes Everything:The Gospel in Galatians

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 4:21–5:1

"Or Rather..."

10/13/13

Series: This Changes Everything:The Gospel in Galatians

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 4:8–4:20

The Gospel Life and the Law

09/29/13

Series: This Changes Everything:The Gospel in Galatians

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 3:15–3:25

Laughing Huts

09/15/13

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Leviticus 23

Sin-Pass Gospel

09/01/13

Series: This Changes Everything:The Gospel in Galatians

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 2:17–2:21

Gospel-Grace

08/04/13

Series: This Changes Everything:The Gospel in Galatians

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 1:11–1:24

#OneGospel

07/28/13

Series: This Changes Everything:The Gospel in Galatians

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 1:6–1:10

The Gospel

07/21/13

Series: This Changes Everything:The Gospel in Galatians

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Galatians 1:1–1:5

The Cross, the Devil, and the Worst of Enemies

05/19/13

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Romans 5:6–5:8

Faith Fixes Everything

04/28/13

Series: 10 Dumb Things Smart Christians Believe

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Hebrews 11

Religion Saves

04/07/13

Series: 10 Dumb Things Smart Christians Believe

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: 1 John 4:7–4:19

Keeping it Simple

03/24/13

Series: Raiding Hell

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Acts 17–18

Keeping Step With the Spirit

03/17/13

Series: Raiding Hell

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Matthew 5:14–5:16

Tell Your Story

03/10/13

Series: Raiding Hell

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: 1 Peter 3:15–3:16

Jesus is a Better Esther

02/08/13

Series: Esther

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Esther 7–8

Why Am I Where I Am?

01/27/13

Series: Esther

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Esther 3–4

A Better King

01/13/13

Series: Esther

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Esther 1:1–1:22

Sustaining, Transforming, Empowering Grace

01/06/13

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Hebrews 4:16

God's Story Part 3: "Back to the Garden"

12/23/12

Series: God's Story

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Matthew 1:18–1:25

God's Story, Part 1: Garden Rebellion

12/09/12

Series: God's Story

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Genesis 2–3

Generous God. Generous Followers.

11/18/12

Series: One Name

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Philippians 4:14–4:23

Revolving

11/04/12

Series: One Name

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Philippians 4:4–4:9

If You're Breathing

10/28/12

Series: One Name

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Philippians 4:2–4:3

The Great Exchange

10/14/12

Series: One Name

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Philippians 3:1–3:16

The Lives of our Friends

10/05/12

Series: One Name

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Philippians 2:19–2:30

A Song

09/23/12

Series: One Name

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Philippians 2:5–2:13

Get Over It, Get On With It

09/09/12

Series: One Name

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Philippians 1:27–1:30

Better By Far

09/02/12

Series: One Name

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Philippians 1:20–1:26

Growing for Glory

08/12/12

Series: One Name

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Philippians 1:9–1:11

Pursuing Happiness

07/29/12

Series: One Name

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Philippians 1:1–1:2

Or Not

07/22/12

Series: Taking Offense. Or Not.

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical

Ugly Truth/Beautiful New Things

07/15/12

Series: Taking Offense. Or Not.

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Luke 15:11–15:32

Another Way

07/08/12

Series: Taking Offense. Or Not.

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Luke 15:11–15:32

Even Though...Yet

06/24/12

Series: How Long?

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Habakkuk 3:16–3:19

Shhhh....

06/10/12

Series: How Long?

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Habakkuk 2:4–2:20

Flourish!

06/03/12

Series: How Long?

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament

Infamous Sins and the Glory of God

05/20/12

Series: How Long?

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Habakkuk 1:5–1:6

God's Tool Belt

05/06/12

Series: How Long?

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Habakkuk 1:5–1:11

How Long O Lord?

04/29/12

Series: How Long?

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Habakkuk 1:1–1:4

Backstory

04/22/12

Series: How Long?

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Old Testament | Passage: Habakkuk 1:1

...And Peter!

04/08/12

Series: Jesus: The Gospel of Mark

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 16:1–16:8

They and Those. And Him.

03/18/12

Series: Jesus: The Gospel of Mark

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 15:21–15:37

Turning Places!

03/04/12

Series: Jesus: The Gospel of Mark

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 14:66–14:72

No Torn Robes

02/26/12

Series: Jesus: The Gospel of Mark

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 14:41–14:65

The Prodigal Woman

02/05/12

Series: Jesus: The Gospel of Mark

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 14:1–14:11

Game On!

01/22/12

Series: Jesus: The Gospel of Mark

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 13:1–13:37

Not Your Father's Jesus

01/15/12

Series: Jesus: The Gospel of Mark

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 12:35–12:44

The Impossible Commandment

01/08/12

Series: Jesus: The Gospel of Mark

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 12:28–12:34

The Son's Bethlehem Birth. And Before.

12/11/11

Series: Advent Conspiracy

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: John 1:1–1:15

No

12/04/11

Series: Jesus: The Gospel of Mark

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 11:12–11:25

An Odd Ride Home

11/20/11

Series: Jesus: The Gospel of Mark

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 11:1–11:12

The Surprising Predictable Out-Loud Question

10/30/11

Series: Jesus: The Gospel of Mark

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 10:32–10:45

The Beautiful Tangle that's Bruising us Blue

10/16/11

Series: Jesus: The Gospel of Mark

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: New Testament | Passage: Mark 10:1–10:12

Extravagant Outflow

10/02/11

Series: Outflow

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical

Connected

09/18/11

Series: Outflow

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Philippians 2:12–2:13

Towards Forgiving

08/28/11

Series: Forgive for Good

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Philippians 2:3–2:5

What are you going to do with them?

08/21/11

Series: Forgive for Good

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: John 20:21–20:23

Forgiven Forgive

08/14/11

Series: Forgive for Good

Speaker: Gary Bowman | Category: Topical | Passage: Matthew 18:21–18:35